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  1. Asia Pacific hotels experiencing negative year-over-year results.Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | 4 Hoteliers

    Hotels in the Asia Pacific region experienced negative year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during February 2015 when reported in US dollars, according to data compiled by STR Global. The region's occupancy for February fell 3.6 percent to 64.6 percent; its average daily rate dropped 3.6 percent to US$117.64; and its revenue per available room decreased 7.0 percent to US$75.97.

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  2. 'Journey Through China' ('Voyage en Chine'): Film ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KURB-FM Little Rock

    A French mother grieving over the death of her son decides to retrace his last steps abroad in Journey Through China , photographer Zoltan Mayer's thoughtful and well-lensed debut feature, although one that ultimately feels more lightweight than the subject matter it's portraying. Starring Belgian actress Yolande Moreau alongside a cast of talented locals, and featuring lots of eye-popping scenery captured on location in the province of Sichuan, this smoothly packaged tour will score decent numbers in France while crossing over to a few screens overseas.

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  3. Picture tells a thousand storiesRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | China Daily

    Part of the painting, Along the River During the Qingming Festival, reveals the 12th-century urban life in Bianliang, an ancient Chinese city. Photo provided to China Daily For many Chinese, Qingming Festival, also known as Tomb Sweeping Day, which falls on April 5 this year, is associated with a famous painting created by Zhang Zeduan during the Northern Song Dynasty .

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  4. Patent Filings Reveal a Growing Interest in IoTRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | CIO Insight

    A new study on intellectual property related to the Internet of things finds that a majority of patenting activity occurred in areas related to resource management in a wireless network. But patent distribution in this domain is very fragmented, according to the study, with the top patent filer, LG, holding just 5% of total patents.

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  5. Japan gives Thai-registered airlines a temporary reprieveRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Asian Correspondent

    ... Monday when the Daily Mail reported that passengers on board an Orient Thai Airlines flight from Phuket to Chengdu, China panicked after an apparent "engine failure" caused the plane to take a dramatic plunge before levelling out and making an ...

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  6. Gender differences in outcomes in people with schizophrenia in rural...Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | Bjp.rcpsych.org

    A 14-year follow-up study among a 1994 cohort of participants with schizophrenia was conducted in Xinjin County, Chengdu, China. All participants and their informants were followed up in 2004 and 2008 using the Patients Follow-up Schedule.

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  7. Chongqing leads decline in new home prices in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Beijing bucked the declining trend in the index with prices of new homes posting an increase last month. Photo: Reuters China's housing market entered the year on a weak note, with sales falling by almost a third last month in 10 key cities monitored by the SCMP-Creda index and prices of new homes dropping the most in more than a year in Shanghai and Chongqing.

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  8. Sri Lanka Tourism Strategy - China 2015 launched with private sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Colombo Page

    Apr 01, Colombo: The marketing strategy by Sri Lanka Tourism to the market of China for 2015 was launched with a private- public partnership in the presence of the Deputy Head of Mission at the Embassy of China in Sri Lanka with the top 65 photographers from Shanghai photographic association capturing the beauty of Sri Lanka under the theme " Sri Lanka - beauty in my eyes". "Today is unique as we have the key stakeholders from the private sector who operate the market China at the launch where together, we will firm up the Marketing Plan for China and continuously work together to make an impact to the market place," Chairman of Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau Rohantha Athukorala said.

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  9. Two pandas selected as gift from central gov't to MacaoRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Photo taken on March 31, 2015 shows giant panda Yalin at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in southwest China's Sichuan Province. A pair of giant pandas, the female one Shurong and the male one Yalin, were selected from 55 candidates who met the age requirement on Tuesday as gifts from the central government to Macao after three months of deliberation.

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  10. Shenzhen's sustainable skyscraper in China to feature KONE's people flow solutionsRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    KONE Corporation, press release, April 1, 2015 KONE, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, will deliver 28 eco-efficient elevators to Shenzhen International Energy Mansion, the new headquarters of Shenzhen Energy Group, the largest state-owned enterprise in Shenzhen. KONE was chosen as key equipment supplier for its ability to meet the requirements of the design specifications and its high-level focus on eco- efficiency.

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  11. KONE to equip Lanzhou's new landmark building in Gansu Province, ChinaRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    KONE Corporation, press release, April 1, 2015 KONE, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, has won an order to equip Lanzhou International Commercial Trade Center in Gansu province, Northwest China with 62 elevators. The multi-use building will bring 85,000 square meters of office and commercial space and a Hilton hotel to the city's central commercial district.

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  12. Shopping centre glut to hit mainland China citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | South China Morning Post

    Abundant supply is not only clouding the residential property market's prospects on the mainland, but also its retail property sector. Property consultants said the sector was seeing a glut of new shopping centres, with supply to peak in a number of cities in the next two years.

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  13. India to Set Up Consulate in Chengdu As China Says No to LhasaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Outlook

    India is set to open its third Consulate in China in the southwestern city of Chengdu after its proposal to re-establish a mission in the sensitive Tibetan capital of Lhasa which was closed down during the 1962 war did not get a favourable response. China is set to open its third Consulate in India in Chennai.

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  14. Amid safety ban talk, Phuket-China flight suffers engine failureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Bangkok Post

    An engine failed on an Orient Thai Airlines flight travelling from Phuket to Chengdu, China on Saturday caused the plane to fall from the sky so fast that panic erupted among the crew and passengers before it was able to safely make an emergency landing. Flight OX682 was carrying Chinese tourists home from Phuket when the engine failed, and the rate of descent was so fast many passengers suffered from nosebleeds and fainted due to the sudden loss of altitude, the Phuket News reported today .

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  15. Faurecia follows Peugeot Citroen in tie-up with China's DongfengRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | West Australian

    Faurecia, the car parts division of French carmaker Peugeot Citroen, said Tuesday it was creating a joint venture with Chinese auto giant Dongfeng that would double its business in the country. While Faurecia has long been present in China, the joint venture deepens its relationship with the country's number two carmaker, which last year took part control of Peugeot Citroen.

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  16. Two pandas selected from SW China for MacaoRead the original story

    Tuesday | Xinhuanet

    A pair of giant pandas were selected on Tuesday as gifts from the central government to Macao after three months of deliberation. A female panda, numbered 667, and a male, numbered 726, were chosen from 55 candidates who met the age requirement at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in Sichuan Province, said Zhang Zhihe, the base director.

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  17. Promotional Event Leaves Scores Of Butterflies DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Austrian Times

    Hundreds of butterflies were left dead at a promotional event in south-western China's Sichuan Province after the insects were simply dumped on the floor from boxes by organisers. Released from captivity into the wild where the 15 degree Celsius climate was not warm enough for most of them to fly, the butterflies had then been chased by excited children who grabbed a few that had taken to the air.

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  18. Artist Creates Masterpiece Painting With Roller SkatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Austrian Times

    A Chinese artist has stunned the art world with an amazing 42-foot-long painting - done on roller skates. Tian Haisu, 26, has become the first person in the world to create a work of art by skating across a piece of paper in a style she calls LandSkating.

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  19. Volvo confirms plans to build U.S. manufacturing plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Charleston Business Journal

    Factory workers produce the Volvo S60L at the company's plant in Chengdu, China.

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  20. The Earth is getting GREENER, researchers revealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Daily Mail

    'One dead and two injured' outside NSA headquarters after two armed men dressed as women tried to drive their SUV through gate Killer pilot had been treated for suicidal tendencies YEARS before Alps crash, and had been trawling gay porn websites before doomed flight, prosecutors reveal Killer pilot Andreas Lubitz's girlfriend he was planning to marry is 'pregnant with his child': Pair only learned the news weeks ago Captain who tried to prevent Germanwings plane crash 'had just switched to short-haul flights so he could spend more time with his family' Undercover in North Korea: American woman who posed as teacher reveals how even rogue state's brightest students didn't know where the Pyramids are Jurors sob as they hear how eight-year-old Boston bombing victim Martin Richard painfully bled to death after shrapnel tore through his body Media director for Missouri auditor is found dead of ... (more)

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